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Mary Cummings Park

Burlington

216-acre park with rustic trails, natural habitat strewn with wildflowers, and boardwalk into the marsh.

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  • Overview
  • Admission & Hours
  • Directions
  • Property Map

Overview

Mary Cummings Park is a 216 acre public park located in both Burlington and Woburn, Massachusetts. The former farm and estate belonged to Mary P.C. Cummings, who left the land to the City of Boston along with a fund for maintenance, to ensure her vision for the park was lasting as ‘forever open as a public pleasure ground.’ The property contains a variety of natural habitats including wetlands, vernal pools, forest, fields and thickets.

Admission & Hours

Free Admission

Directions

North: Route 95 N to Exit 32A to Burlington. Left on Cambridge Street, First Left on Wheeler Road. Turns into Blanchard Road. South: Route 95 S to Exit 33 A; Continue on Cambridge Street until you reach your destination

Property Map

We recommend that you take a photo of the map on your phone so you can refer to it during your visit, or download a trail map before you head out.

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Smack in the business area there is a great park for walking, playing fields and a drone flying area. Easy access and parking. Great nature trails which are well-marked. A perfect spot for a walking lunch!

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